Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) Nursing Application 2024/2025

Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) Nursing Application 2024/2025

Applications for 2024 now open

CREATING FUTURES: Prospective students can now apply to study at CPUT.

Matric learners and other individuals hoping to jumpstart their careers can now apply to study at CPUT in 2024.

Whether you want to be a teacher, journalist, nurse, or a designer CPUT has you covered with more than 70 career-focused courses to choose from.

Applicants are encouraged to apply online and can visit

Manual applications are only available to applicants applying for Recognition of Prior Learning, non-South African citizens, South African citizens with international qualifications, applicants with permanent residence in South Africa and applicants with Refugee Status/ an Asylum Seeker permit.

Please note; that a non-refundable application fee will be applicable for manual applications.

Applications for the following courses close on 31 July:

  • Architectural Technology,
  • Fashion
  • Visual Communication
  • Design
  • Interior Design
  • Product Design
  • Jewellery Design & Manufacture
  • Nursing Science

The deadline for applications from international applicants will be on August 31.

South African applicants can apply until September 30.

If you have already applied and have documents outstanding or need to upload additional supporting documents here.


Applications for the 2024 academic year intake opens on Monday, 20 May for all undergraduate and postgraduate applicants.

NB: Changes to Higher Education Qualifications in South Africa HERE

Only online applications are acceptable unless otherwise stipulated in the table below:

Application TypeMode of Application
SA citizens currently in Grade 12 (SA matric type) ONLINE applications ONLY 
• No application fee chargeable
• No manual applications are acceptable
SA citizens who have passed Grade 12 or any other SA matric type/ qualification• ONLINE applications ONLY 
• No application fee chargeable
• No manual applications are acceptable
SA citizens transferring from other institutions• ONLINE applications ONLY
• No application fee chargeable
• No manual applications are acceptable
SA CPUT students with a break in their studies of 1 year and moreONLINE applications
• No application fee chargeable
• No manual applications are acceptable
RPL applications (Recognition of Prior Learning)MANUAL applications ONLY – click here for RPL information and application procedures 
• R100 application fee chargeable
Non-SA citizens (International) including Refugee and Permanent Residency applicants MANUAL applications ONLY – click here for International applicants information and procedures
• R100 application fee chargeable
SA citizens who have passed a non-SA matric/ qualificationMANUAL applications ONLY 
• R100 application fee chargeable


Qualification Type• SA citizenship (with a SA ID number)
• Permanent Residency with a valid SA identification
• Refugees with a valid Refugee permit*
• Non-South African Citizenship (without a SA ID number)
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